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Teaching and Learning Portfolio


The Teaching and Learning Portfolio focuses on technology to support teaching and learning across campus. This portfolio has primary responsibility for the learning management system, classroom technology, teaching and collaboration tools, and other teaching and learning technology tools. This portfolio will prioritize projects, identify initiatives, and allocate seed money to innovative technology projects that support teaching and learning at the University.


Co-Chairs: Martha Bradley-Evans and Wayne Samuelson

AnnaMarie Barnes President, Executive Cabinet, Associated Students of the University of Utah
Kirsten Butcher Associate Professor, College of Education
Randy Dryer Professor (Lecturer), College of Law and Honors College
Steve Hess Chief Information Officer (ex officio, non-voting)
Peter Jensen Associate Professor (Lecturer), School of Computing
Harish Maringanti Associate Dean for IT and Digital Library Services, Marriott Library
Patrick Panos Associate Professor, Social Work
Brandon Patterson Assistant Librarian, Eccles Health Sciences Library
Fernando Rubio Professor, World Languages & Cultures; Director, UOnline Curriculum;
Co-Director, L2 TreC
Ryan Steele Associate Professor, Chemistry
Jeanine Stefanucci Associate Professor, Psychology
Cory Stokes Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies, UOnline Director
Jon Thomas Director, Teaching and Learning Technologies (ex officio, non-voting)
Patrick Tripeny Associate Dean, College of Architecture + Planning and Undergraduate Studies; Director, CTLE; Professor, School of Architecture

Support staff

Paul Burrows Information Architect, Teaching and Learning Technologies
Aimee Ellett Special Assistant to the CIO
Cassandra Van Buren Associate Director, Office of the CIO

Questions or Comments?

Contact Aimee Ellett.

Questions or comments concerning IT governance?
Please email Aimee Ellett.

Approved Documents


Next meeting: TBA

January 16, 2020


November 12, 2019



October 23, 2019



September 2019

No meeting

August 13, 2019



June and July 2019

No meetings


Meeting archives

Last Updated: 1/16/20